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Engineering Schools
In Sacramento, California

The city of Sacramento has 4 schools where engineering faculty can find employment. The trends in Sacramento's engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes engineering training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Sacramento Vs. California Engineering Employment

Sacramento 9,900
California 236,270

Exactly 9,900 of the 167,230 engineering professionals employed in California, work in Sacramento. There has been a 33% decline in the number of engineering professionals in Sacramento between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Sacramento has also decreased.

Sacramento Vs. California Engineering employment growth

232,550 244,960 262,690 254,040 167,230
14,680 15,410 14,210 14,710 9,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sacramento

Engineering VS. All professions salaries in Sacramento

$70,009 $75,384 $76,362 $78,282 $79,813
$43,640 $45,010 $46,980 $48,580 $50,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Engineering in Sacramento
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sacramento

Salaries for engineering professionals in Sacramento have increased. In 2010 Sacramento engineering professionals earned an average yearly salary of $79,813. The average salary for engineering professionals in Sacramento was $70,009 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of engineering professionals in Sacramento is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Engineering professionals in Sacramento

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Engineering professionals in Sacramento earn a median salary of $79,727 per year. The 10% of engineering professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $51,716 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $101,975 per year.

Average Salaries for Engineering professionals and related professions in Sacramento

Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Software Engineering
Computer Engineering
Biomedical Engineering

On average engineering professionals in Sacramento earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Sacramento.

Educational Trends

Engineering schools in Sacramento


Many of Sacramento's engineering professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited engineering schools in the city.

Engineering Programs Offered In Sacramento


Sacramento's engineering schools offer 14 engineering degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Engineering Degrees In Sacramento


Approximately 221 students graduated from engineering courses in 2010.

Engineering Faculty Salaries in Sacramento, California

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